Presented by Strong Women, Strong Girls, the Spark Award celebrates an individual (male or female) whose work demonstrates a commitment to empowering women and girls in our community. A Spark Award honoree ignites others to make a positive impact, activates and stimulates inspiration, and acts as a catalyst for positive change for women and girls. A Spark Award winner embodies the values of Strong Women, Strong Girls. Last year’s recipient was Dr. Linda Lane, Superintendent of the Pittsburgh Public Schools.
Nominate a deserving individual now! Nominations are due by Friday, Jan. 20.


Strong Awards Committtee:
Beth Marcello, PNC, Chair, Strong Awards
Tammy Aupperle, HJ Heinz Company
Betty Berkely, Career and Human Resource Management Consultant
Abby Dehler, Liberty USA
Michelle Faist, Starkist
Jennifer Highfield, Comcast
Melissa Murphy, Starkist
Beth Slagle, Meyer Unkovic and Scott
Danielle Tyson, Leadership Pittsburgh Inc.
Christy Uffelman, Mascaro Construction Company
Tim Wesley, Wabtec
Sponsorship opportunities for this event are still available!
For more information, please contact:
Lynne Garfinkel, Director of Development and Communications, or 412-596-8879
Strong Women, Strong Girls’ Pittsburgh Strong Awards will be held on Monday, April 30, 2012 at Manchester Craftsmen’s Guild.